Cranbury, NJ (Middlesex) On August 11, 1999 Cranbury Fire Co. President Richard Zimmer suffered a massive heart attack while battling a General Alarm fire in Cranbury Township. The fire was in a large barn on Old Cranbury Rd. Cranbury, Hightstown, Applegarth, Plainsboro and East Windsor battled the blaze for 2hrs before bringing it under control. Rich Zimmer was listed as in critical condition at The Medical Center at Princeton. Our thoughts and prayers go out to Rich